How a tomato helps me to stop procrastinating and start working

Most of us suffer from procrastination tendencies. Luckily, there are techniques we can use to beat them. Finding a technique that works for you is a better strategy than simply deciding to stop procrastinating and relying on your willpower to follow through on your decision. One of the techniques I use is called the Pomodoro… Read More How a tomato helps me to stop procrastinating and start working

#5 New year’s resolutions with the potential to become our highlights in 2018

Many times, highlights do not need to be huge to be significant. This month, we are talking about highlights of the year and I would like to point at those apparently minor occurrences, which make a big difference in our lives. I’m talking about including in our new year’s resolutions some activities with the potential… Read More #5 New year’s resolutions with the potential to become our highlights in 2018

Welcome to the dark side: The ivory tower and its casualties – Part 2

Welcome to the dark side. Wait, what?! In my opinion, there’s a significant dark side to what’s supposed to be science communication. Sit back, relax and let me take you through some musings on the issue. The first thing I want to bring up is the idea that “correlation is not causation”. It can be… Read More Welcome to the dark side: The ivory tower and its casualties – Part 2